International Sculpture Center
Facebook Twitter Instagram

Sculpture cover


donate




SCULPTOR DIRECTORY

      Back to Directory Search

Hillel O'Leary

171 Church Street
Lake Ronkonkoma, NY 11779, U.S.A.
View Map


Email: hilleloleary@gmail.com
URL: www.behance.net/hilleloleary

More Information

Click image to enlarge.

 EDUCATION     

                        The Pennsylvania State University  | MFA | University Park, PA | 2017 

                        Rhode Island School of Design BFA ( with honors) |Providence, RI | 2011

                     Suffolk County Community College Associate of Arts ( with honors) | Selden, NY | 2008

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

 

The University of Maine | Visiting Assistant Professor | Orono, ME | 2018

Suffolk County Community College | Adjunct Faculty (PA) | Selden, NY | 2018

The Pennsylvania State University | Instructor/Technician | University Park, PA | 2015-2017

The Steel Yard | Instructor | Lead Artist | Providence, RI | 2012-2014

VISITING ARTIST | GUEST LECTURER

Recessart Visiting Artist | Brooklyn, NY | 2018

Harrisburg Area Community College | Visiting Artist | Lebanon, PA | 2015

Long Island School for the Gifted (LISG)| Guest Artist/Consultant | 2008-Present

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

International Conference on Contemporary Cast Iron Art | Steering Committee | 2018

Penn State Sculpture Club | Graduate Advisor | 2015-2017

The Wurks | Founding Member | Artist in Residence | Providence, RI | 2009-2015

Providence Children’s Museum | Exhibit Technician | Providence, RI | 2008-2013

Freelance Designer/Fabricator| New England, New York area | 2011-Present

RISD Sculpture Foundry| Foundry Monitor | Providence, RI | 2010-2011

                       Yellow House BrawlersCo-Founder | New York | 2008-2009

Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Rhode Island | Post-Graduate Ambassador | 2011

Suffolk County Community College Art Club| Vice President | 2007-2008

RESIDENCIES | FELLOWSHIPS

Joya: Art + Ecologia | Residency | Los Gazquez, Spain | 2017

Master of Fine Arts Fellowship in Painting and Sculpture (Nominee) 

Dedalus Foundation | 2017

Digital Stone Project | Conference and Residency | Gramolazzo, IT | 2016

Vermont Studio Center | Residency | Johnson, VT | 2014

Socrates Sculpture Park Emerging Artist Fellowship (Finalist) | NY | 2012

A Better World By Design | Community Fellowship | Providence, RI | 2011/2013

SOLO/TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

International Sculpture Center On-Track Exhibition  

Two-Person show with Elizabeth Kronfield | Scranton, PA | Upcoming 2018

Brought to Light (Thesis Exhibition) | Zoller Gallery | State College, PA | 2017

The Crossing | Penn State Gray Gallery | State College, PA | 2015

The Poetics of MaterialityHarrisburg Area Community College Lebanon Campus | PA | 2015

SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS

Steering Committee Exhibition| Marywood gallery | Scranton, PA | 2018

Abstract Sanctuary 5 | Verum Ultimum | Curator Jennifer Cutshall | Portland, OR | 2018 

Home Economics | Woskob Family Gallery | Curator Haley Finnegan | State College, PA | 2017

Graduate Research Exhibition | HUB-Robeson Gallery | State College, PA | 2017

Hard Copy | Sala Ex Marmi | Pietrasanta, IT | 2016

To the Moon: An Art Expedition | The Wurks Gallery | Providence, RI | 2016

Nineagain | Zoller Gallery | State College, PA | 2016

Nonagon | Zoller Gallery | State College, PA | 2016

2014 Open Competition Show | Light Space and Time Gallery | Online | 2014

Synthesis | Keeseh Studios | Providence, RI | 2014

Industrial Evolution | Granoff Center for the Creative Arts | Brown University | 2013

Story of the Creative | Angel Orensanz Foundation | NY | 2013

SCCC Alumni Show | Maurice N. Flecker Memorial Gallery | Selden, NY | 2011

Vicinity | Keeseh Studios | Providence, RI | 2011

Eastern Butcher Block Winterfest| R.K. Projects | Providence, RI | 2011

PUBLIC WORKS 

Thirst Site-specific installation | Joya Arte + Ecologia | 2017

Tunnel Site-specific installation | Breezewood, PA | 2015

Bridge |Public Sculpture| Jenks Park | Central Falls, RI | 2013

Huntington Library Mural| Suffolk County Community College | Selden, NY | 2008

COLLECTIONS

Star/Spore II | Boston Children’s Museum | Boston, MA | 2014

Car Tower | Heritage Museum and Gardens | Sandwich, MA | 2013

HONORS        

Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award (Nominee) International Sculpture Center | 2016/17

Autodesk Digital Stone Project Scholarship | Autodesk | 2016

Graduate Teaching Assistantship | Pennsylvania State University | 2015-2017

Vermont Studio Center Artist Grant | Vermont Studio Center | 2014

Special Merit Award | Light Space and Time Gallery | 2014

Certificate of Special Congressional Recognitionfor service during the AICU     Dormcubator program| 2011

Excellence Award for outstanding service | Providence Children’s Museum | 2011

Rhode Island School of Design Presidential Scholarship RISD | 2008-2011

Phi Theta Kappa| Suffolk County Community College | 2008

Pi Alpha Sigma| Suffolk County Community College | 2008

J. Robert Fisher Memorial Honors Scholarship| Suffolk County Community College | 2008

COMMISSIONS

Taylor Giant (For Taylor Box Company) | Hynes Convention Center | Boston, MA | 2014

Nautical Playground (For the Steel Yard)| Paul Cuffee School | Providence, RI | 2013

Sculptural Railings and Guard Rail (For the Steel Yard)| Dean Hotel | Providence, RI | 2013

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Ruth, Kimberly. “Art Uncovered: Hillel O’Leary”, Break Thru Radio, 26 December. 2017.

http://www.btrtoday.com/listen/artuncovered/hillel-oleary/

Solondz, Simone. Stone Carving in the Digital Age”, Our RISD. 15 August 2016. 

http://our.risd.edu/post/148980476264/stone-carving-in-the-digital-age

Digital Stone Project,Hard Copy, Exhibition Catalogue. May 2016.

Emily Lubanko, “Of Micro and Macro#24MAG, Issue 6, January 11, 2014.

                            http://issuu.com/24magazine/docs/24mag_issue06_digital